salvage cryosurgery

salvage cryosurgery

Urology A type of prostate surgery for advanced prostate CA in Pts unresponsive to RT Complications Impotence, incontinence, obstructive urinary Sx. See Prostate cancer.
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Salvage radical prostatectomy, salvage cryosurgery, salvage HIFU and salvage brachytherapy are all potential options for these patients.
In my own practice, I was initially very reluctant to embark on salvage cryosurgery because of the risk of significant complications.
Salvage cryosurgery for recurrent prostate cancer after radiation therapy: a seven-year follow-up.
Role of transrectal ultrasound guided salvage cryosurgery for recurrent prostate carcinoma after radiotherapy.
With HCFA providing national coverage, thousands of men who have been treated unsuccessfully for prostate cancer now have the option of becoming disease free by choosing salvage cryosurgery.